Northern Tea Merchants

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We’re delighted to introduce one of our business members, Northern Tea Merchants. A tea business that started in 1959.

Background

David Pogson, the Founder and Managing Director of the business followed the footsteps of his father who became involved with Tea in 1926, after branching away from his father’s tea business in 1959, Northern Tea Merchants was born.

Northern Tea is a Licensed Organic Producer with the Soil Association, Registered Fair Trade licences, Holder of STS Public sector hygiene accreditation and in the process of taking on a SALSA accreditation.

The Solution

You’re a business member at the Food & Drink Forum, how has this helped you and your business? – By giving access to the latest funding and grant arrangements, helpful and pragmatic business advice, sharing of sector-specific data and useful networking opportunities. I have had several contacts directly as a result of being a member of the FDF which have resulted in my business growing and becoming more flexible.

The Food & Drink Forum have supported us by giving access to the latest funding and grant arrangements, helpful and pragmatic business advice, sharing of sector-specific data and useful networking opportunities.
David Pogson, Northern Tea Merchant Founder and MD